The first two handsets to use Microsoft’s Windows Phone 8 platform has been announced by Nokia and they are the Lumia 820 and 920. The Lumia 920 has a 4.5-inch PureMotion HD WXGA (1280×768) IPS LCD, ClearBlack, super sensitive touch display. It comes with Nokia’s largest ever 2000mAh battery.

The Nokia Lumia 920 sports an 8.7 megapixel rear camera with Nokia PureView advanced optical imaging stabilisation and Carl Zeiss optics and a 1.2 megapixel front camera. Its connectivity options include NFC, Wi-Fi hotspot and Bluetooth 3.1.

Nokia’s Lumia 920 has 1GB of RAM, 32 GB mass memory. The Nokia Lumia 920 comes in yellow, red, grey, white and black. The company also offers 7GB of Skydrive storage.

Both the smartphones come with features such as wireless charging and “true offline” navigation. It can be charged without being plugged in; the user just places it on a wireless charging pod.

Coming to Lumia 820, it is a cheaper, mid-range phone. The Lumia 820 has a 4.3-inch ClearBlack OLED WVGA 800×480. It comes with a 1650mAh battery with support for Qi wireless charging. The Lumia 820 is armed with a 1.5GHz dual-core Snapdragon S4 processor. The phone has 1GB RAM, 8GB mass memory with microSD memory card support and 7GB free SkyDrive storage. Read more about Lumia 820 CLICK HERE.